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FZNT23 KWNM 210921
OFFN01

NAVTEX MARINE FORECAST FOR NE US WATERS
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
521 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

CONDITIONS GIVEN REPRESENT THE HIGHEST WITHIN THAT PERIOD.

...PLEASE REFER TO COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS (CWF) AVAILABLE
THROUGH NOAA WEATHER RADIO AND OTHER MEANS FOR DETAILED
COASTAL WATERS FORECASTS...

.SYNOPSIS...A STRONG WARM FRONT WILL MOVE NE ACROSS GEORGES BANK
AND THE GULF OF MAINE TODAY. A COLD FRONT OVER THE SW WATERS
EARLY TODAY WILL PASS THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WATERS TODAY
INTO TONIGHT. A WEAK HIGH PRES RIDGE WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT
INTO WED. ANOTHER COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE FAR W PORTION
LATE WED...THEN MOVE E ACROSS THE WATERS WED NIGHT AS AN AREA OF
LOW PRES PASSES JUST N OF THE REGION. THE LOW PRES AREA WILL THEN
DRIFT N OF THE AREA THU. A SERIES OF LOW PRES TROUGHS WILL MOVE E
ACROSS THE WATERS THU THROUGH SAT NIGHT.

EASTPORT MAINE TO CAPE COD

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 30 TO 40 KT. SEAS 11 TO 17 FT. WIDESPREAD
TSTMS AND AREAS OF FOG. CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY. VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.WED NIGHT...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT. AREAS
OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.

CAPE COD TO NANTUCKET SHOALS AND GEORGES BANK

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 12 TO 17 FT. WIDESPREAD RAIN
AND AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.TONIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.WED...S WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W TO SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
SCATTERED SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 10 TO 14 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N TO NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.

SOUTH OF NEW ENGLAND

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...SW WINDS 10 TO 20 KT...BECOMING W 15 TO 25 KT EARLY.
SEAS 8 TO 12 FT. AREAS OF FOG WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN
THE MORNING.
.TONIGHT...W WINDS 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT.
.WED...S TO SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.THU...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.THU NIGHT...W WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 12 FT.
.FRI...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 8 TO 11 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT...W TO NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.


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